Ronald Leroy Guy aka “Little Daddy”, 52, was born March 11, 1969 to Robert and Rose Tingle. He departed this life on August 20, 2021 at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Ronald was educated in Talbot County Public Schools and graduated Easton High School in 1988.
Ronald gave his life to Christ at an early age at St. Stephens AME Church, Unionville, MD. He sang on the youth choir at St. Stephens AME Church and also sang on the glee club in elementary school.
After graduating high school Ronald went to work for his Uncle’s family business, Tingle’s Concrete Construction where he learned the trade of concrete construction. He worked for his Uncle for 5+ years. He then left his Uncle’s business to go to work for his brother, Bobby, when he started his business Guy’s Concrete Construction in 1993. He worked for his brother for 10 years. After gaining plenty of knowledge & experience of the trade he went on to start his own business Ronald’s Concrete. He was self-employed until 2014. In 2014, he was employed with the Town of Easton. He worked there until 2016. After leaving the Town of Easton he remained self- employed until his death. Ronald loved his job working in concrete. He was a perfectionist when it came to his work, he was very prideful and always made sure the job was done up to his standards. In Ronald’s words “I am the best at what I do, there’s no one better than me”.
Ronald was a kind, caring, selfless, & giving person. He was always willing to give or do whatever he could to help anyone in need. You could always count on Ronald for his support. He was a loving & devoted father. He enjoyed spending time with his kids. He was a father figure to a lot of his son’s friends. He would give them money if they needed it, make sure they had something to eat and just be there to talk & listen to them if they needed him. He loved coaching youth basketball. He coached both his son’s & daughter’s teams. He enjoyed washing his car, cooking on the grill, doing odd jobs around the house, working in the yard, and being a fun-loving and supportive grandfather “Pop” to Aidan. He had an unbreakable bond with his two best friends his son Taran and little brother Michael.
Ronald was preceded in death by maternal grandparents Emma and John Guy, paternal grandparents Beatrice and Henry Tingle, niece Kelsey Guy, nephew Michael Guy, Jr., and his true best friend Ricky “Gip” Gibson, and Honorary brothers, Ty K. Newman, Sr., and Keith Bowser.
Ronald leaves to cherish his memory, love of his life Michele Ringgold, daughter, Tiara Ringgold (George); son, Taran Guy (Kiara); grandson, Aidan Butler; father, Robert Tingle; mother, Rose Tingle; brothers, Robert Guy (Cassie), Richard Guy (Traci), Michael Guy (Michelle); sister, Nita Mills; nieces, Brandy Guy, Jalyn Guy, Teambra Guy; nephews, Mark “Jay” Scott, Michael Blake, Eric Spence, Brandon Guy, Ty’quan Beckett and Christopher Guy; Great nephew, Khadel Gregory, Jr.; honorary sons, Robert Beckett and Tymere Green; honorary daughter, Kiara Berry; honorary brother, Mychal Stanford; best friend Kenny Wilkins; godchildren, Markeisha Barnett, Kennesha Wilkins, Jalyn Guy, Christopher Guy and host of very special aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.